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Learn Maya - Character Head Modeling for Beginners

Nalini Kanta Jena, 3d Artist | Educator

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18 Videos (1h 59m)
    • 01 Introduction

    • 02 Reference image setup in Photoshop

    • 03 Importing reference Image

    • 04 Modeling the eyeball

    • 05 Blocking eyelid

    • 06 Blocking mouth

    • 07 Building the cheek area

    • 08 Blocking fore head and skull

    • 09 Blocking the neck

    • 10 Blocking the nose

    • 11 Refining lip

    • 12 Refining the eye

    • 13 Detailing the nose

    • 14 Blocking the ear

    • 15 finishing the ear

    • 16 Modeling mouth inside

    • 17 Modeling teeth

    • 18 Final clean up and conclusion


About This Class

This class is specifically designed for Beginner character modeler. If you're ready to kick start your 3d modeling career, Then enroll now.

In this class, Game artist and Educator Nalini Kanta Jena will walk you through how to build a character head model in Maya with his own approach. Character modeling Artist is a demanding job position in game studios.

In the first half of the class, you'll learn How to blocking the face while creating good edge flow for animation at the same time. Then we will dive into refining facial features to get realistic look.

This class is perfect for any students ready to get started character modeling. By the end of this class, you’ll be fully equipped to start modeling any kind of face by using the same methods this class shows you. So Enroll Now and start learning character modeling in Maya.

4 of 5 students recommendSee All

Awesome Class. I was using Blender (a free open source 3d modelling software) and this class was still relevant. Lots of good information.
Jesse O'Leary

I'm addicted to learning.

Wow! Thank you so muchhh! I always wanted to learn 3D Modeling!





Nalini Kanta Jena

3d Artist | Educator

Hello, I'm Nalini.

When I was 10 years old everybody discover that I am a gifted artist because at a very early age of 10. I was doing clay modeling of Indian goddess without taking any training. I was a famous boy in our village and near by area because of my art.

I did that till my tenth grade then I joined B.K college of art and crafts, Bhubaneswar for my BFA degree in Applied art department. I competed that in 2008. Then I started my professional career.

Since then I ...

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